CVE-2016-0218

Published on: 02/01/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:13 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Certain versions of Cognos Business Intelligence from Ibm contain the following vulnerability:

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence and IBM Cognos Analytics are vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

  • CVE-2016-0218 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.4 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW LOW REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED LOW LOW NONE

CVSS2 Score: 3.5 - LOW

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM SINGLE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
IBM Security Bulletin: IBM Cognos Analytics is affected by multiple vulnerabilities - United States www-01.ibm.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21996417
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Server CVE-2016-0218 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 95456
IBM Security Bulletin: IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Server 2016Q4 Security Updater : IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities. - United States Patch
Vendor Advisory
www-01.ibm.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21995691

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.1.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2.1.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2.2AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.1.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2.1.1AllAllAll
ApplicationIbmCognos Business Intelligence10.2.2AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:ibm:cognos_business_intelligence:10.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: